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Forest Dhamma Monastery
255 Snakefoot Lane
Lexington, VA 24450

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Access to Insight is a Theravāda Buddhist website providing access to probably the single largest collection of readings on Theravāda Buddhism on the Internet. It contains hundreds of translated texts from the Pāli Canon, as well as many books from teachers in the Thai Forest Tradition. Contemporary materials published by the Buddhist Publication Society are also freely available.

Forest Sangha Publications is a website dedicated to the free distribution of teachings in the Thai Forest tradition of Venerable Ajahn Chah. Many eBooks and audio teachings can be downloaded from the site.

Metta Forest Monastery is a meditation monastery in the lineage of the Thai Forest Tradition. Founded in 1990 by Venerable Ajaan Suwat Suvaco, it has been under the direction of Thānissaro Bhikkhu (Ajaan Geoff) as abbot and meditation teacher since 1993.

Abhayagiri Monastery is a forest monastery in California established by disciples of Venerable Ajahn Chah, which follows the teachings and the practices of the Thai Forest Tradition of Theravāda Buddhism.